Company Announcements

Director/PDMR Shareholding

Source: RNS
RNS Number : 1743S
Grainger PLC
07 March 2019
 

Grainger plc

("Grainger" or the "Company")

NOTIFICATION OF TRANSACTIONS OF DIRECTORS, PERSONS DISCHARGING MANAGERIAL RESPONSIBILITY OR CONNECTED PERSONS

The Company was notified on 6 March 2019 that the following ordinary shares of 5p each were purchased on 5 March 2019 for Helen Gordon, Vanessa Simms and Andrew Saunderson, who are directors and/or persons discharging managerial responsibilities, in relation to the Grainger Employee Share Incentive Plan ("SIP").  The shares were purchased under the SIP and relate to the regular monthly purchases made under the plan and registered in the name of Link Market Services Trustees.

The notifications below, made in accordance with the requirements of the EU Market Abuse Regulation, provide further detail.

Notification and public disclosure of transactions by persons discharging managerial responsibilities and persons closely associated with them.

 

 

 1

 

Details of the person discharging managerial responsibilities / person closely associated 

a)

 

Names 

Helen Gordon  

2

 

Reason for the notification

a)

 

Position/status

 

Chief Executive Officer/Director

b)

 

Initial notification

 

Initial Notification

3

 

Details of the issuer, emission allowance market participant, auction platform, auctioneer or auction monitor 

a)

 

Name

 

Grainger plc

b)

 

LEI

 2138007CEIRKZMNI2979

4

 

Details of the transaction(s): section to be repeated for (i) each type of instrument; (ii) each type of transaction; (iii) each date; and (iv) each place where transactions have been conducted

a)

 

Description of the financial instrument, type of instrument

 

Ordinary Shares of 5p each in Grainger plc

b)

Identification code 

 

GB00B04V1276

c)

 

Nature of the transaction 

 

Acquisition of Shares under the Grainger plc Share Incentive Plan  

d)

 

 

Price and volumes

Price: £2.505

Volumes: 118 Ordinary Shares

 

d)

 

Aggregated information 

- Aggregated volume

- Price

 

 N/A

e)

 

Date of the transaction 

 5 March 2019

f)

Place of the transaction

 London Stock Exchange

 

 

 

 1

 

Details of the person discharging managerial responsibilities / person closely associated 

a)

 

Names 

Vanessa Simms

2

 

Reason for the notification

a)

 

Position/status

 

Chief Financial Officer/Director

b)

 

Initial notification

 

Initial Notification

3

 

Details of the issuer, emission allowance market participant, auction platform, auctioneer or auction monitor 

a)

 

Name

 

Grainger plc

b)

 

LEI

 2138007CEIRKZMNI2979

4

 

Details of the transaction(s): section to be repeated for (i) each type of instrument; (ii) each type of transaction; (iii) each date; and (iv) each place where transactions have been conducted

a)

 

Description of the financial instrument, type of instrument

 

Ordinary Shares of 5p each in Grainger plc

b)

Identification code 

 

GB00B04V1276

c)

 

Nature of the transaction 

 

Acquisition of Shares under the Grainger plc Share Incentive Plan  

d)

 

Price and volumes

Price: £2.505

Volumes: 120 Ordinary Shares

 

d)

 

Aggregated information 

- Aggregated volume

- Price

 

 N/A

e)

 

Date of the transaction 

 5 March 2019

f)

Place of the transaction

 London Stock Exchange

 

 

 1

 

Details of the person discharging managerial responsibilities / person closely associated 

a)

 

Names 

Andrew Saunderson

2

 

Reason for the notification

a)

 

Position/status

 

Director of Investments/PDMR

b)

 

Initial notification

 

Initial Notification

3

 

Details of the issuer, emission allowance market participant, auction platform, auctioneer or auction monitor 

a)

 

Name

 

Grainger plc

b)

 

LEI

 2138007CEIRKZMNI2979

4

 

Details of the transaction(s): section to be repeated for (i) each type of instrument; (ii) each type of transaction; (iii) each date; and (iv) each place where transactions have been conducted

a)

 

Description of the financial instrument, type of instrument

Ordinary Shares of 5p each in Grainger plc

b)

Identification code 

 

GB00B04V1276

c)

 

Nature of the transaction 

 

Acquisition of Shares under the Grainger plc Share Incentive Plan  

d)

 

Price and volumes

Price: £2.505

Volumes: 118 Ordinary Shares

 

d)

 

Aggregated information 

- Aggregated volume

- Price

 

 N/A

e)

 

Date of the transaction 

 5 March 2019

f)

Place of the transaction

 London Stock Exchange

 

 

 

Name of authorised official of issuer responsible for making notification.

 

 

Adam McGhin

Group General Counsel and Company Secretary


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